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Creamy Tomato Sauce W/ Fresh Basil and Mozzarella Recipe

Looking for an easy Creamy Tomato Sauce w/ fresh basil and mozzarella recipe? Learn how to make Creamy Tomato Sauce w/ fresh basil and mozzarella using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by charlenegilmore

Makes 6 servings



very yummy for chicken parm or sauteed shrimp

Recipe Ingredients for Creamy Tomato Sauce w/ fresh basil and mozzarella

15 oz Organic Crushed Tomatoes
2 cup del monte stewed tomatoes
4 cloves garlic
1 teaspoon olive oil
3 tbsp+chopped shallot
1 1/2 cup sliced mushrooms
6 leaves basil leaves
3 oz fresh mozzarella
1/4 tsp crushed red pepper

Recipe Directions for Creamy Tomato Sauce w/ fresh basil and mozzarella

  1. heat olive oil in heavy bottom pan

  2. add chopped onion and mushrooms

  3. saute for 3-4 min until soft

  4. add chopped garlic and saute for 1-2 min more

  5. add tomatoes and red pepper and simmer for 10 min

  6. add torn fresh basil, stir

  7. chop mozzarella into nickle size pieces and add to sauce

  8. can serve immediately, or simmer longer and cheese will melt slightly

Categories

Tomatoes, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 153.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
96
Calories from Fat
33
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.7g
6%
Saturated Fat
1.9g
9%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
8mg
3%
Sodium
117mg
5%
Potassium
207mg
6%
Total Carbohydrates
10.4g
3%
Dietary Fiber
2.1g
8%
Sugars
5.1g
Protein
6.1g
Vitamin A 18% Vitamin C 20%
Calcium 15% Iron 7%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A-
  Good points
  • High in calcium
  • High in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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